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Procurement Approvals & Assurance Manager

An exciting opportunity for a Procurement Approvals & Assurance Manager to join a leading UK rail organisation. This position can be based in London or Birmingham operating a hybrid working model. This role is offering a competitive salary of up to £49,100 depending on your skills and experience, plus other attractive benefits.

The successful candidate will have experience within a procurement or commercial environment with sound knowledge of procurement processes and legislations.

Role responsibilities of the Procurement Approvals & Assurance Manager:

  • Responsible for independent reviews of procurement and investment decision making assurance activity, including PQQ, ITT, moderation and CMP documentation.
  • Assist the Senior Approvals Assurance Manager in procurement and contract management activity at key stages of the procurement lifecycle, and produce assurance reports as required.
  • Establish effective relationships with key stakeholders to facilitate effective and timely assurance reviews
  • Maintain good working relationships with external stakeholders

Person specification of the Procurement Approvals & Assurance Manager:

  • Experience with cross functional and collaborative working methods
  • Ability to engage with and influence senior management and executives
  • Knowledge of EU and UK procurement legislation
  • Knowledge of a range of assurance activities, tools and techniques
  • Awareness of government initiatives and policies

The reward:

  • A competitive salary of up to £49,100 depending on experience
  • Flexible hybrid working
  • Double matched pension scheme

This role will be well suited to you if you have previously had a role within purchasing or procurement as a procurement manager, procurement approvals manager, procurement assurance manager, assurance manager or procurement consultant.